Herdsmen rape, kill woman in Edo

The Edo State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of three herdsmen suspected to have raped and subsequently killed a middle-aged woman. The victim was said to have been attacked alongside her 18 years old son while returning from farm at Odighi village in Ovia North East Local Government. The identity of the victim was…

Why national confab likely to fail – Olunloyo

By By NDUBUISI ORJI • Progressives unlikely to witness change – Okurounmu A former governor of old Oyo State, Dr. Victor Omololu Olunloyo, has said that the ongoing National Conference may not achieve anything concrete. He said the Federal Government allegedly disregarded the advice of the Presidential Advisory Committee  on the National Conference regarding tis composition. This…

Okorocha goes mad once again, laughs at wretched: I can’t be poor again, poverty is like HIV —Okorocha.

The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has described poverty as worse than the Human Immunodeficiency Virus, HIV, saying nothing would make him, his family and generation return to poverty.He said this at the fourth Nigeria Governors’ Forum retreat in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Friday.Okorocha stated that it was not necessary for governors and…

Dora Akunyili, former NAFDAC DG dies at 59

Former Minister of Information and former Director General of the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC)Professor  Dora Akunyili has died.Professor Akuniyili died at the age of 59 after a long battle with cancerFormer governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi,  confirmed the death of Professor Dora Akunyili on behalf of the…

Okorocha sacks Eze Cletus Ilomuanya Strong Friend of Ralph Uwazuruike and one other monarch

■ Ilomuanya and Onyeneke dethroned The Imo State govern­ment yesterday an­nounced the dethrone­ment of two traditional rulers. The deposed monarchs are Eze Cletus Ilomuanya, who was the tradi­tional ruler of Obinugwu Autonomous Community in Orlu Local Govern­ment Area, and Eze Cosmos Ony­eneke, the traditional ruler of Lagwa Autonomous Community in Aboh Mbaise Local Government Area.…